Published: Jul 01, 2017
GENERAL Somjet Boomthanom, in his capacity as chair of the law-vetting committee, keeps asking them to focus on the fundamental principle so that they can come to terms with the newly introduced primary election system. They said they agree, but still are hesitant to immediately accept it, citing all the technical problems that will emerge following the introduction of the system.
Published: Jun 16, 2017
DESPITE concerns, the primary voting system under the new political party organic law – endorsed by lawmakers yesterday – should not prolong pre-election procedures, a key member of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) has said.